Civil Litigation Executive

  • Category
    Legal - Paralegal
  • Location
    North Shields, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary
    22000 £ - 25000 £ / Year
  • External Reference

Badenoch & Clark are recruiting for this client in the North East, a specialist law firm who offer financial mis-selling and serious personal injury legal services. The firm has been recognised consistently as a great employer and Top Northern Law Firm

The Role: Civil Litigation Executive

Experience in Litigation (Claimant) is essential
Any experience with Housing Disrepair is preferable however not required.
Additionally, experience of managing own workload effectively, particularly in a pressurised environment is essential.

*Running a caseload of fee-earning work in accordance with office procedures, making a profitable contribution to his/her department
*Compliance with the Solicitors Accounts rules, and the rules of the Professional Code of Conduct
*Progression of claims, achieving best possible settlements for clients, litigating files wherever possible
*Interviewing and advising clients and explaining complex legal matters, ensuring that advice provided is legally accurate and reflects current legislation
*Providing a superior service to the client, ensuring that all client work is dealt with effectively and the client is kept regularly informed about progress and costs
*Analysing, researching and summarising legal information/data
*Ensuring good working relationships with external institutions and organisations, third parties, etc.
*Actively managing the financial aspects of all client files for which the fee-earner is responsible; cost drafting as appropriate
*Transferring and sharing knowledge with other fee-earners and any junior members of staff
*Time recording of all client work
*To do all such other things which are, in the reasonable opinion of the firm, ancillary, necessary or conductive to the role and responsibilities outlined above

This is an exciting role with a great firm, for more details please contact Paige Stephens on 0113 487 0121 or
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